Definition of ground ball in English:

ground ball

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noun

Baseball
A ball hit along the ground.
More example sentences
  • He no doubt will preach the merits of a well-timed fly ball or a ground ball rather than the home run the Cardinals depend on far too much.
  • A sinker-slider pitcher, he averaged 2.5 ground balls for each fly ball last year.
  • A guy hits a fly ball or a ground ball, it may give you a chance to move the runner over or the other team a chance to make a mistake.

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